Salem Band 2019


celebrates 250 years in 2021!

Join the celebration.

Salem Band, established in 1771, is the oldest,
continuous mixed wind ensemble in the nation.


SEPTEMBER 19, Sunday 3:00 pm in Salem Square (RAIN-DATE: Tuesday, September 21, 6:30 pm)
Official start of Salem Band’s 250th Anniversary with Beethoven Lives!

The music of Beethoven and his contemporaries, Haydn and Mozart, will create a program of beauty, familiarity, and comfort as we explore just how alive Beethoven remains in the hearts and minds of today's music lovers Movements from Symphony No.5, marches, overtures, and of course, Ode to Joy. Season Presenting Sponsor Mercedes-Benz of Winston-Salem. This concert is part of the city-wide initiative BTHVN ROCKS WS.

Audience members are encouraged to sit at a distance and wear a mask per Arts Council and Salem Band protocol recommendations

Salem Band Is Looking for Musicians

If you play flute, euphonium, trumpet, or baritone saxophone, please contact Music Director/Conductor Eileen Young. or (336) 413-2180

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Mershon Realty logo
Beethoven Rocks logo
Salem Congregation logo
Fourth Elm logo
DABL Salon logo
Shallowford Animal Hospital logo
Salem College logo
Carolina Wind and Brass Repair logo

Salem Band 250th Anniversary Sponsors

Truist logo
Mercedes-Benz of Winston-Salem logo
Womble Bond Dixon logo
Womble Bond Dixon logo
Gildan logo
Omega Construction logo
Arbor Acres logo